Congress faces looming deadlines to renew highway funding and Patriot Act provisions.
Immigration will dominate the debate over the National Defense Authorization Act.
The Senate debates allowing Congress to review the Iran deal and the House takes up spending bills.
The Senate may finally vote on Loretta Lynch's nomination for attorney general.
Kevin Cirilli 01/08/15 02:39 PM EST
The measure now heads to the president’s desk.
Last week's bills inched this Congress just ahead of its predecessor.
The Senate passed a bill that would allow Congress to plan for repairs at some federal facilities.
As its last vote of the year, the Senate confirmed a judicial nominee on Tuesday night.
The Senate confirmed dozens of noncontroversial nominations on Tuesday night.
Sen. John McCain accused Antony Blinken of making “abysmally ignorant” comments.